We have leased (10 yrs) a woodland from the Moray Council, this along with our existing grassed land is now a real a community asset. As an organisation we recognise that this land is unique in Elgin, it is close to the centre and a safe environment for all users.
Both sections of the land is available to groups to use. Please use the contact us for further details .
|Users of the land are |
Liberty Kids Nursery http://www.libertykids.co.uk/ . 3 days a week (0900 to 1430). 20 -30 kids.
Cedarwoods – Moray Council http://www.moray.gov.uk/moray_standard/page_2065.html (daycentre for adults with disabilities).
Presently use the grassland for football and golf and plan to grow vegetables and flowers in the wood.
Weir Blackbelt Academy https://www.weirblackbeltacademy.com/ During the Summer and Autumn they run 6 days a week over numerous sessions on the land with upto 30 pers taking part. They are returning when COVID and weather allows.
Moray Pathways (supports young people) https://moraypathways.co.uk/ Please see https://youtu.be/uOLcieo4ipg for a video of the land in use. They had a marque up for 4 months and utilised the land 4 times a week.
Scout Group https://1stelginscoutgroup.co.uk/ , activities including weekly meetings camping and archery for 6 -14 ½ year olds. District and international Scouting groups – we have already had District and international Scouts camp and use the land
Moray DofE http://www.moray.gov.uk/moray_standard/page_59179.html They have just relocated all their equipment into storage on the land and carry out activities on the site
Out of the Darkness Theatre https://www.facebook.com/odtheatre/ . Use the land for practices and team building. Looking to do outdoor productions and training on the land when COVID restriction allow.
Greenwards Primary School – use the woods 3 times a week https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/my/Greenwards/ for children with sensory needs
West End Primary School – adhoc user West End Primary School – Respect Integrity Curiosity (glowscotland.org.uk)
Elgin High School – Used by Support for Learning ELGIN HIGH SCHOOL (google.com)
New Elgin Primary School – Use once a week for support for learning New Elgin Primary School, Moray | Facebook
Moray Brass Band – have used for outdoor practices (2) Moray Concert Brass | Facebook
Elgin Youth Cafe – use for numerous activities including outdoor cinema and foam party! Welcome | Elgin Youth Development Group (EYDG) (elginyouthcafe.org)
2nd Elgin Brownies – meet weekly on the land (2) Girlguiding Moray | Facebook
Moray Foster Carers – have held an outdoor event on the land